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Independent Tours

Embark on an independent tour by train and get set for adventure! Set your own pace as you follow a well-crafted itinerary to popular destinations throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. Blaze a trail of discovery on heritage and history tours. Uncover North America’s natural wonders with national parks vacations.  Revel in the romance of Europe’s capital cities.

Each independent rail tour features travel along legendary train routes, comprehensive sightseeing and ample time at leisure. Choose from an extensive selection of regional tours, cross-country rail vacations, rail-drive getaways, and rail-cruise packages.

 Independent Tours

Independent Rail Travel

Coastal Passage Classic Rail Circle 9 days from $6986

Embark on a beautiful 9 day adventure travelling through the diverse landscapes of the Canadian Rockies aboard the Rocky Mountaineer.

Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.

Colonial America 10 days from $1880

Retrace where America’s heritage began on this 10-day rail journey to four of the country’s most storied eastern cities.

Departs from September 2014 to December 2015.

Deluxe Alaska Sampler 7 days from $2299

Riding the Alaska Railroad, you see all the best of Alaska including Resurrection Bay and Kenai Fjords and Denali National Parks.

Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.

Eastern Canada Rail & Cruise 15 days from $3230

Your perfectly-planned rail-cruise combination tour takes you from the historic city of Boston to Canada's Cultural Capital of Montreal by sea, infusing your travels with unique sightseeing to historically significant landmarks along the way.

Departs from September 2014 to September 2015.

Empire Builder - Glacier National Park & Alaska Cruise 15 days from $3033

Experience all the beauty of the Pacific Northwest on this 15-day rail-cruise vacation.

Departs from June 2015 to August 2015.

Empire Builder Experience - Chicago to Seattle 5 days from $789

Just a few generations ago, the route of the Empire Builder was wilderness, roamed by Native Americans and buffalo.

Departs from March 2014 to October 2014.

Empire Builder with Alaska Cruise via Glacier Bay 11 days from $1989

Rail-cruise vacation featuring the Empire Builder to Seattle plus a Glacier Bay Alaska cruise.

Departs from July 2014 to September 2015.

Empire Builder with Glacier National Park - Chicago to Seattle 7 days from $1645

Discover all the natural beauty and scenic wonders of Glacier National Park, "The Crown of the Continent" in the majestic Pacific Northwest.

Departs from June 2015 to September 2015.

European Christmas Markets 9 days from $2195

Celebrate the holiday season with visits to the Christmas Markets in Germany and Austria.

Departs from November 2014 to December 2015.

Explorer’s Circle 6 days from $2648

If you love rail travel, this is just the ticket - double your pleasure with two of Canada's premier rail experiences.

Departs from August 2014 to September 2015.


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